A comedy revolving around a group of teenage friends, their mishaps, and their coming of age, set in 1970s Wisconsin.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 14 wins & 77 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Mila Kunis ...  Jackie Burkhart 200 episodes, 1998-2006
Danny Masterson ...  Steven Hyde 200 episodes, 1998-2006
Laura Prepon ...  Donna Pinciotti 200 episodes, 1998-2006
Wilmer Valderrama ...  Fez 200 episodes, 1998-2006
Debra Jo Rupp ...  Kitty Forman 200 episodes, 1998-2006
Kurtwood Smith ...  Red Forman / ... 200 episodes, 1998-2006
Don Stark ...  Bob Pinciotti 200 episodes, 1998-2006
Ashton Kutcher ...  Michael Kelso 183 episodes, 1998-2006
Topher Grace ...  Eric Forman 178 episodes, 1998-2006
Tanya Roberts ...  Midge Pinciotti 81 episodes, 1998-2004
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Storyline

Eric Forman is a typical high school student growing up in Wisconsin in 1976 with his family and his friends. Together, they have the same kind of joys and sorrows that just about every teenager has while growing up. This show parodied many of the attitudes, events and fads of the 70s, along with those who grew up at the time. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Be Groovy. Be Very Groovy.

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Comedy | Romance

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Kelso's reduced role (and ultimate absence) in the later seasons was because Ashton Kutcher had wanted to explore more opportunities and start venturing into big budget Hollywood movies, and asked for his character to have a reduced role in the series. See more »

Goofs

The stereo on top of the bookcase in Eric's basement looks like one that would have been made in the 80's or even the early 90's. Definitely not one that would have been made before or in 1976. See more »

Quotes

Red: [after having a bucket of oatmeal dumped on his head] What the hell is going on?
Eric: Dad, it was just a prank that went wrong. Horribly... *horribly* wrong.
Red: Really? Well I have a prank too. One where my foot *doesn't* plow through your ass! Let's hope it doesn't go horribly, *horribly* wrong!
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Crazy Credits

In the episode "Christmas" (6x07) the "That '70s Show" title is decorated with Christmas tree balls again. During the opening credits Christmas bells can be heard. This was used before in episode 4x12. See more »

Alternate Versions

During the original FOX run, the episodes featured a lot of music from that time-line. However, in order to avoid paying royalties, most of the music was changed with generic music starting with syndication airings, and these changes remained on the DVD and Blu-ray releases. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Halloween: Resurrection (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

That '70s Song (In the Street)
(uncredited)
Based on "In the Street" by Alex Chilton and Chris Bell
Performed by Cheap Trick
(Season 2-8)
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Funny indeed.
12 May 2005 | by shanfloydSee all my reviews

This is a really funny show indeed. The script is good and never fails to deliver new ideas. After seven seasons, the show hasn't got boring and that credits must go to the writers. There are some very interesting and funny characters like Red Forman, Fez or regular guest characters like Leo. The actors are quite good, especially Danny Masterson or Wilmer Valderrama (he got a fabulous accent) or Debra Jo Rupp. At first Mila Kunis was really bad but she got better as the show advanced. It is good that the story advanced really well along these seasons. And I like the way they capture the '70s atmosphere, like through the references of the movies or music.

And the title song rocks.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 August 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Feelin' All Right See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(200 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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